The MasterCard Foundation, Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM), Egerton University (Kenya) and Gulu University (Uganda) are implementing partners motivated to training competent and highly skilled African youth whilst developing the capacity of African universities.
Pilot a new model of agricultural education at early adopter universities that connects tertiary agricultural education to rural communities, with an emphasis on smallholder farmers;
Scale up new models
Scale up new models for agricultural education to other agricultural universities and TVET institutions.
Agribusiness / Entrepreneurship
Strengthen agribusiness / entrepreneurship at Egerton University, Gulu University and selected Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET) institutions;
Increase collaboration and mutual learning
Increase collaboration and mutual learning among institutions and agencies implementing and influencing innovative Tertiary Agricultural Education for rural transformation in Africa